Tag Archives: Star Wars

Review: ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ (The Young Corellian Chronicle)

So what exactly was Han Solo doing when he was Luke Skywalker’s age? As runaways on shipyard planet Corellia, Han (Alden Ehrenreich) and Qi’ra (Emilia Clarke) are forced to steal under the thumb of Lady Proxima (voice of Linda Hunt). … Continue reading

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Spoiler-Free Review: ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ (The Status Is Not Quo)

Luke’s right: this isn’t going to go the way you think, and that’s a good thing. Picking up after The Force Awakens, General Leia (Carrie Fisher) is on the run with the Resistance after the super-weapon sneak attack by General … Continue reading

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Review: ‘Rogue One’ (a Star Wars war story)

The bad guys have a new super-weapon and the heroes have one shot to find its weakness; what are you going to do about that? Jyn Erso (Felicity Jones) has a secret: she’s the daughter of Galen Erso (Mads Mikkelsen), … Continue reading

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Why Did ‘The Force Awakens’ Succeed While ‘Superman Returns’ Failed?

The studio mission for two beloved (and lucrative) franchises was identical: remind fans what they loved about the original movies while letting them forget the “uncool” films; reboot the series for new fans while touching on nostalgia for old fans; … Continue reading

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